Dutch e-commerce sales up 16% to EUR 16 bln in 2015

Friday 11 March 2016 | 10:41 CET | News
E-commerce in the Netherlands grew 16 percent last year to a value of EUR 16.07 billion, according to the Market Monitor from industry group Thuiswinkel.org, conducted by GfK. The number of transactions rose 17 percent to 142 million, and consumers spent an average EUR 113.04 per transaction, down 1 percent from 2014. Growth came mainly in product sales, which rose almost 22 percent to EUR 8.41 billion. Especially food sales grew, up 40 percent to EUR 700.5 million. Service revenues were up 10 percent. In total, the internet accounted for 9 percent of retail sales last year. 

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Companies: Thuiswinkel.org
Countries: Netherlands
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